trashed databases after disk full situation

Daniel Eckl deckl at
Mon Jul 24 06:59:01 EDT 2006

Ah, didn't realize that the output is flat file db.

Thank you very much for poining this one out!

I'll put info-cyrus on CC for others who might be interested.


Adam Stephens schrieb:
> On Sat, 22 Jul 2006, Daniel Eckl wrote:
>> Thanks!
>> The code looks promising, but how can I use this to recover?
>> I couldn't try yet, but it just seems to output the key-value pairs to
>> stdout, or did I read wrong?
>> What would be the step for recover from a broken skiplist?
> The output should be a valid DB in 'flat' format. So:
> corrupted.seen > seen.txt
> cvt_cyrusdb /path/seen.txt flat /path/repaired.seen skiplist
> cheers,
> Adam.
> --------------------------------
> Adam Stephens
> Network Specialist - Email & DNS
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